Medway Elects

3 May 1979


An election was held in South on 3 May 1979 to elect a councillor for the ward. The following result was declared by the returning officer:

  Candidate Votes %
  Herley R. R. Herley
949 11.5%
  Hawker H. H. Hawker
905 11.0%
  Hawley D. D. Hawley
894 10.9%
  Matthews Ms. B. Ms. B. Matthews
446 5.4%
  Maynard Ms. J. Ms. J. Maynard
423 5.1%
  Turnout 75.9%
  Conservative win (new ward)
  Conservative win (new ward)
  Conservative win (new ward)

* Denotes a councillor standing for re-election.

To order the candidates by name or number of votes received, click on the appropriate column heading.

Vote Share

Vote share for the ward is calculated using the "top vote" method, which uses the candidate from each party with the highest number of votes.

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